Category Archives: England

Play Rooney in his role or don’t play him at all

In 2010, as England laboured through a group containing the USA, Slovenia and Algeria, fans were left baffled by the sight of a team lacking inventive, guile and treated attacking football as if it was a virus. To a lesser … Read more…

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England’s starting XI Announced!!!

We are teaming up with exciting new mobile app OnePulse to name the peoples England team. Download now from iTunes for free and get PAID CASH for your opinion ahead of England’s opener! With under 48 hours until England open … Read more…

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Five players that could replace Walcott at the World Cup

If Arsene Wenger was devastated by the news of Theo Walcott’s injury, England manager Roy Hodgson wouldn’t have smiled either, for the Arsenal man’s absence leaves a gaping hole in the England squad ahead of this summer’s World Cup. Furthermore, … Read more…

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No chance of success, time for England to lower expectations

Playing Brian Stimpson in the movie Clockwise, John Cleese uttered the famous words: “It’s not the despair, Laura. I can take the despair. It’s the hope I can’t stand.” We don’t know whether Steven Gerrard is a fan of the movie … Read more…

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England should focus on the system rather than the individuals

Few teams trigger as much debate as England do. Even more importantly, few games generate the same amount of expectations on these shores as England vs Germany, one of those matches which, to use a terrible cliche, is slightly more … Read more…

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England aren’t great, but it could be worse: they could be France

On Friday night, England did not set the world alight. Experimental though the formation might have been, Roy Hodgson’s men were brutally exposed by Chile and did nothing to dismiss the feeling that while they might be more than good … Read more…

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